Publications

2020

  1. S. M. Saunders, L. Xiang, R. Khasanov, T. Kong, Q. Lin, S. L. Bud'ko, P. C. Canfield, Exceedingly small moment itinerant ferromagnetism of single crystalline La5Co2Ge3. Phys. Rev. B 101 (2020) 214405

  2. R. S. D. Mudiyanselage, M. Marshall, T. Kong, W. Xie, Li4Ru2OCl10·10H2O: crystal structure, magnetic properties and bonding interactions in ruthenium-oxo complexes. Acta Cryst. B76 (2020) 884

2019

  1. T.-R. Chang, I. Pletikosic, T. Kong, G. Bian, A. Huang, J. Denlinger, S. K. Kushwaha, B. Sinkovic, H.-T. Jeng, T. Valla, W. Xie, R. J. Cava, Realization of a type-II nodal-line semimetal in Mg3Bi2. Adv. Sci. 6 (2019) 1800897

  2. S. Guo, T. Kong, F. A. Cevallos, K. Stolze, R. J. Cava, Magnetic properties of KBaR(BO3)2 (R = Y, Gd, Tb, Dy, Ho, Tm, Yb and Lu) triangular lattice materials. J. Magn. Magn. Mater.472 (2019) 104

  3. D. Ni, S. Guo, K. M. Powderly, R. Zhong, J. Lin, T. Kong, F. A. Cevallos, R. J. Cava, Crystal structure and elementary properties of PbS2 with a pressure-stabilized S-S dimer. J. Solid State Chem. 269 (2019) 442

  4. S. Guo, T. Kong, W. Xie, L. Nguyen, K. Stolze, F. A. Cevallos, R. J. Cava, Triangular rare-earth lattice materials RbBaR(BO3)2 (R = Y, Gd-Yb) and comparison to the KBaR(BO3)2 analogs. Inorg. Chem. 58 (2019) 3308

  5. S. Mitra, J. Kang, J. Shin, J. Ng, S. Sunku, T. Kong, P. C. Canfield, B. Shastry, P. Sengupta, C. Panagopoulos, Quadratic to linear magnetoresistance tuning in TmB4. Phys. Rev. B 99 (2019) 045119

  6. L. T. Nguyen, T. Kong, R. J. Cava, Trimers of MnO6 octahedra and ferrimagnetism of Ba4NbMn3O12. Mater. Res. Express 6 (2019) 056108

  7. D. H. Ryan, J. M. Cadogan, T. Kong, P. C. Canfield, A. I. Goldman, A. Kreyssig, A neutron diffraction demonstration of long-range magnetic order in the quasicrystal approximant DyCd6. AIP Advances 9 (2019) 035312

  8. E. M. Carnicom, W. Xie, Z. Yang, K. Gornicka, T. Kong, T. Klimczuk, R. J. Cava, The importance of specific heat characterization when reporting new superconductors: The example of superconductivity in LiGa2Rh. Chem. Mater. 31 (2019) 2164

  9. T. Kong, K. Stolze, E. Timmons, J. Tao, D. Ni, S. Guo, Z. Yang, R. Prozorov, R. J. Cava, VI3-a new layered ferromagnetic semiconductor. Adv. Mater. 31 (2019) 1808074

  10. M. Chung, T. Kong, R. J Cava, Looking for a quantum spin liquid in the BaNi2(V1−xPx)2O8 spin 1 honeycomb system. Philos. Mag. 99 (2019) 2051

  11. T. Kong, S. Guo, D. Ni, R. J. Cava, Crystal structure and magnetic properties of the layered van der Waals compound VBr3 . Phys. Rev. M 3 (2019) 084419

  12. S. Guo, T. Kong, R. J. Cava, NaBaR(BO3)2 (R = Dy, Ho, Er and Tm): Structurally perfect triangular lattice materials with two rare earth layers. Mater. Res. Express 6 (2019) 106110

  13. E. Gati, Y. Inagaki, T. Kong, R. J. Cava, Y. Furukawa, P. C. Canfield, S. L. Bud’ko, Multiple ferromagnetic transitions and structural distortion in the van der Waals ferromagnet VI3 at ambient and finite pressures. Phys. Rev. B 100 (2019) 094408

2018

  1. T. Kong, K. Stolze, D. Ni, S. K. Kushwaha, R. J. Cava, Anisotropic magnetic properties of the ferromagnetic semiconductor CrSbSe3. Phys. Rev. M 2 (2018) 014410

  2. A. Fente, W. R. Meier, T. Kong, V. G. Kogan, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, I. Guillamón, H. Suderow, Influence of multiband sign-changing superconductivity on vortex cores and vortex pinning in stoichiometric high-Tc CaKFe4As4 superconductor. Phys. Rev. B 97 (2018) 134501

  3. K. Stolze, J. Tao, F. O. von Rohr, T. Kong, R. J. Cava, Sc-Zr-Nb-Rh-Pd and Sc-Zr-Nb-Ta-Rh-Pd high entropy alloy superconductors on a CsCl type lattice. Chem. Mater. 30 (2018) 906

  4. G. Song, T. Kong, K. J. Dusoe, P. C. Canfield, S-W. Lee, Shear localization and size-dependent strength of YCd6 quasicrystal approximant at the micrometer length scale. J. Mater. Sci. 53 (2018) 6980

  5. S. K. Kushwaha, Z. Wang, T. Kong, R. J. Cava, Magnetic and electronic properties of the Cu-substituted Weyl semimetal candidate ZrCo2Sn. J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 30 (2018) 075701

  6. S. Forbes, T. Kong, R. J. Cava, RE3Mo14O30 and RE2Mo9O19, two reduced rare-earth molybdates with Honeycomb-related structures (RE = La-Pr). Inorg. Chem. 57 (2018) 3873.

  7. K. Stolze, T. Kong, F. O. von Rohr, R. J. Cava, Crystal structure and anisotropic magnetic properties of CaCo4(TeO3)4Cl2. J. Solid State Chem. 263 (2018) 141

  8. F. A. Cevallos, K. Stolze, T. Kong, R. J. Cava, Anisotropic magnetic properties of the triangular plane lattice material TmMgGaO4. Mater. Res. Bull. 105 (2018) 154

  9. Y. M. Oey, J. E. Park, J. Tao, E. M. Carnicom, T. Kong, M. B. Sanders, R. J. Cava, Stabilizing the Tb-based 214 cuprate by partial Pd substitution. J. Mater. Res. 33 (2018) 1690

  10. T. Kong, K. Górnicka, S. Gołąb, B. Wiendlocha, T. Klimczuk, R. J. Cava, A family of Pb-based superconductors with variable cubic to hexagonal packing. J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 87 (2018) 074711

  11. E. M. Carnicom, T. Kong, T. KKlimczuk, R. J. Cava, The σ-phase superconductors Nb20.4Rh5.7Ge3.9 and Nb20.4Rh5.7Si3.9. Solid State Comm. 284-286 (2018) 96

  12. L. T. Nguyen, T. Halloran, W. Xie, T. Kong, C. L. Broholm, R. J. Cava, Geometrically frustrated trimer-based Mott insulator. Phys. Rev. M 2 (2018) 054414

  13. K. Stolze, F. A. Cevallos, T. Kong, R. J. Cava, High-Entropy Alloy superconductors on an α-Mn lattice. J. Mater. Chem. C 6 (2018) 10441

  14. W.-L. Zhang, W. R. Meier, T. Kong, P. C. Canfield, G. Blumberg, High Tc superconductivity in CaKFe4As4 in absence of nematic fluctuations. Phys. Rev. B 98 (2018) 140501

  15. J. Trinh, S. Mitra, C. Panagopoulos, T. Kong, P. C. Canfield, A. P. Ramirez, Degeneracy of the 1/8 plateau and antiferromagnetic phases in the Shastry-Sutherland magnet TmB4. Phys. Rev. Lett.121 (2018) 167203

  16. U. S. Kaluarachchi, L. Xiang, J. Ying, T. Kong, V. Struzhkin, A. Gavriliuk, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, Collapse of Kondo state and ferromagnetic quantum phase transition in YbFe2Zn20. Phys. Rev. B 98 (2018) 174405

  17. R. Zhong, M. Chung, T. Kong, L. T. Nguyen, S. Lei, R. J. Cava, Field-induced spin-liquid-like state in a magnetic honeycomb lattice. Phys. Rev. B 98 (2018) 220407

2017

  1. K. Cho, A. Fente, S. Teknowijoyo, M. A. Tanatar, T. Kong, W. R. Meier, U. Kaluarachchi, I. Guillamón, H. Suderow, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, R. Prozorov, Nodeless multiband superconductivity in stoichiometric single crystalline CaKFe4As4. Physical Review B 95 (2017) 100502

  2. T. Kong, V. Taufour, S. L. Bud'ko, P. C. Canfield, Tuning the Kondo effect in Yb(Fe1-xCox)2Zn20. Physical Review B 95 (2017) 155103

  3. P. Das, P. -F. Lory, R. Flint, T. Kong, T. Hiroto, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, M. de Boissieu, A. Kreyssig, A. I. Goldman, Crystal electric field excitations in the quasicrystal approximant TbCd6 studied by inelastic neutron scattering. Phys. Rev. B 95 (2017) 054408

  4. S. L. Bud'ko, T. Kong, W. R. Meier, X. Ma, P. C. Canfield, 57Fe Mössbauer study of stoichiometric iron based superconductor CaKFe4As4: a comparison to KFe2As2 and CaFe2As2. Philos. Mag. 97 (2017) 2689

  5. U. S. Kaluarachchi, V. Taufour, A. Sapkota, V. Borisov, T. Kong, W. R. Meier, K. Kothapalli, B. G. Ueland, A. Kreyssig, R. Valentí, R. J. McQueeney, A. I. Goldman, S. L. Bud'ko, P. C. Canfield, Pressure induced half-collapsed-tetragonal phase in CaKFe4As4. Phys. Rev. B 96 (2017) 140501

  6. E. M. Carnicom, T. Klimczuk, F. von Rohr, M. J. Winiarski, T. Kong, K. Stolze, W. Xie, S. K. Kushwaha, R. J. Cava, Growth, Crystal Structure and Magnetic Characterization of Zn-Stablized CePtIn4, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86 (2017) 084710

  7. W. R. Meier, T. Kong, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, Optimization of the crystal growth of the superconductor CaKFe4As4 from solution in the FeAs-CaFe2As2-KFe2As2 system. Phys. Rev. M 1 (2017) 013401

  8. X. Gui, T. R. Chang, T. Kong, M. T. Pan, R. J. Cava, W. Xie, Monoclinic 122-type BaIr2Ge2 with a channel framework: A structural connection between Clathrate and layered compounds. Materials 10 (2017) 818

  9. Y. Wu, Y. Lee, T. Kong, D. Mou, R. Jiang, L. Huang, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, A. Kaminski, Electronic structure of RSb (R = Y, Ce, Gd, Dy, Ho, Tm, Lu) studied by angle-resolve photoemission spectroscopy. Phys. Rev. B 96 (2017) 035134

  10. J. Cui, Q-P Ding, W. R. Meier, A. E. Böhmer, T. Kong, V. Borisov, Y. Lee, S. L. Bud’ko, R. Valenti, P. C. Canfield, Y. Furukawa, Magnetic fluctuations and superconducting properties of CaKFe4As4 studied by As75 NMR. Phys. Rev. B 96 (2017) 104512

  11. T. Kong, R. J. Cava, Crystal structure and magnetic properties of Ba2R2/3TeO6 (R = Y, La, Pr, Nd, Sm-Lu) double perovskites. Mater. Res. Express 4 (2017) 106101

  12. N. Jo, Q. Lin, M. C. Nguyen, U. S. Kaluarachchi, W. R. Meier, S. Manni, S. S. Downing, A. E. Böhmer, T. Kong, Y. Sun, V. Taufour, C-Z Wang, K-M Ho, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, Growth and characterization of BaZnGa. Philos. Mag. 97 (2017) 3317

  13. E. M. Carnicom, W. Xie, Z. Sobczak, T. Kong, T. Klimczuk, R. J. Cava, Superconductivity in the Nb-Ru-Ge σ-phase. Phys. Rev. M. 1 (2017) 074802

2016

  1. P. C. Canfield, T. Kong, U. S. Kaluarachchi, N. H. Jo, Use of frit-disc crucibles for routine and exploratory solution growth of single crystalline samples. Philos. Mag. 96 (2016) 84

  2. S. S. Sunku, T. Kong, T. Ito, P. C. Canfield, B S. Shastry, P. Sengupta, C. Panagopoulos, Hysteretic magnetoresistance and unconventional anomalous Hall effect in the frustrated magnet TmB4. Phys. Rev. B 93 (2016) 174408

  3. N. M. R. Armstrong, K. D. Mortimer, T. Kong, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, D. N. Basov, T. Timusk, Quantum diffusion of electrons in quasiperiodic and periodic approximant lattices in the rare earth-cadmium system. Philos. Mag. 96 (2016) 1122

  4. W. R. Meier, T. Kong, U. S. Kaluarachchi, V. Taufour, N. H. Jo, G. Drachuck, A. E. Böhmer, S. M. Saunders, A. Sapkota, A. Kreyssig, M. A. Tanatar, R. Prozorov, A. I. Goldman, Fedor F. Balakirev, Alex Gurevich, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, Anisotropic thermodynamic and transport properties of single-crystalline CaKFe4As4. Phys. Rev. B 94 (2016) 064501

  5. T. Yamada, H. Takakura, T. Kong, P. Das, W. T. Jayasekara, A. Kreyssig, G. Beutier, P. C. Canfield, M. de Boissieu, A. I. Goldman, Atomic structure of the i-R-Cd quasicrystals and consequences for magnetism. Phys. Rev. B 94 (2016) 060103 (R)

  6. Y. Wu, T. Kong, L. L. Wang, D. D. Johnson, D. Mou, L. Huang, B. Schrunk, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, A. Kaminski, Asymmetric mass acquisition in LaBi: Topological semimetal candidate. Phys. Rev. B 94 (2016) 081108 (R)

  7. T. Kong, W. R. Meier, Q. Lin, S. M. Saunders, S. L. Bud’ko, R. Flint, P. C. Canfield, Physical properties of single crystalline RMg2Cu9 (R = Y, Ce-Nd, Gd-Dy, Yb) and the search for in-plane magnetic anisotropy in hexagonal systems. Physical Review B 94 (2016), 144434

  8. D. Mou, T. Kong, W. R. Meier, F. Lochner, L. L. Wang, Q. Lin, Y. Wu, S. L. Bud’ko, I. Eremin, D. D. Johnson, P. C. Canfield. A. Kaminski, Enhancement of the superconducting gap by nesting in CaKFe4As4-a new high temperature superconductor. Phys. Rev. Lett. 117 (2016) 277001

2015

  1. T. Kong, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, Anisotropic Hc2, thermodynamic and transport measurements, and pressure dependence of Tc in K2Cr3As3 single crystals. Phys. Rev. B 91 (2015) 020507(R)

  2. T. Kong, M. W. Masters, S. L. Bud’ko, P. C. Canfield, Physical properties of V1-xTixO2 (0<x<0.187) single crystals. APL Materials 3 (2015) 041502

  3. A. Narayanan, M. D. Watson, S. F. Blake, N. Bruyant, L. Drigo, Y. L. Chen, D. Prabhakaran, B. Yan, C. Felser, T. Kong, P. C. Canfield, A. I. Coldea, Linear magnetoresistance caused by mobility fluctuations in n-doped Cd3As2. Phys. Rev. Lett. 114 (2015) 117201

  4. F. F. Balakirev, T. Kong, M. Jaime, R. D. McDonald, C. H. Mielke, A. Gurevich, P. C. Canfield, S. L. Bud'ko, Anisotropy Reversal of the Upper Critical Field at Low Temperatures and Spin-Locked Superconductivity in K2Cr3As3. Phys. Rev. B. 91 (2015) 220505

  5. M. Liu, A. J. Sternbach, M. Wagner, T. V. Slusar, T. Kong, S. L. Bud'ko, S. Kittiwatanakul, M. M. Qazilbash, A. McLeod, Z. Fei, E. Abreu, J. Zhang, M. Goldflam, S. Dai, G. Ni, J. Lu, H. A. Bechtel, M. C. Martin, M. B. Raschke, R. D. Averitt, S. A. Wolf, H. Kim, P. C. Canfield, D. N. Basov, Phase transition in bulk single crystals and thin films of VO2 by nanoscale infrared spectroscopy and imaging. Phys. Rev. B 91 (2015) 245155

  6. S. L. Bud’ko, T. Kong, X. Ma, P. C. Canfield, Study of 57Fe Mössbauer effect in RFe2Zn20 (R= Lu, Yb, Gd). J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27 (2015) 336003

  7. K. Wierschem, S. S. Sunku, T. Kong, T. Ito, P. C. Canfield, C. Panagopoulos, P. Sengupta, Origin of modulated phases and magnetic hysteresis in TmB4. Phys. Rev. B 92 (2015) 214433

2014

  1. T. Kong, C. E. Cunningham, V. Taufour, S. L. Bud'ko, M. L. C. Buffon, X. Lin, H. Emmons, P. C. Canfield, Thermodynamic and transport properties of single crystalline RCo2Ge2 (R = Y, La–Nd, Sm–Tm). J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 358-359 (2014) 212

  2. T. Kong, S. L. Bud'ko, A. Jesche, J. McArthur, A. Kreyssig, A. I. Goldman, P. C. Canfield, Magnetic and transport properties of i-R-Cd icosahedral quasicrystals (R = Y, Gd-Tm). Phys. Rev. B 90 (2014) 014424

2013

  1. A. I. Goldman, T. Kong, A. Kreyssig, A. Jesche, M. Ramazanoglu, K. W. Dennis, S. L. Bud’ko and P. C. Canfield, A family of binary magnetic icosahedral quasicrystals based on rare earths and cadmium. Nature Mater. 12 (2013) 714